Palaephatus
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Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Antonella Ippolito and first published on 7/02/2007.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Palaephatus | Παλαίφατος

Identity:

Wikipedia | BNP

Place of Origin:

Parion or Abydus?

Date:

4th c. BCE?

Biography:

The Suda1 lexicon lists four people under the name of Palaephatus. After the legendary Athenian epic poet2 who was the author of mythological poems (cf. Sud. π 69), there are three other authors behind whom lies only one p…

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Ippolito, Antonella, “Palaephatus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 21 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Palaephatus>



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